The Orioles’ Ross Grimsley Accused of Intentionally Throwing Ball at Fan, Causing Injuries

Manning v. Grimsley, 643 F.2d 20 (C.A.1 (Mass.), 1981)   What Happened?   The Baltimore Orioles and Boston Red Sox game at Fenway Park on September 16, 1975 featured a marquee match up between aces Jim Palmer and Luis Tiant. Both pitchers would toss complete games, with Tiant shutting out the Orioles 2-0.   During... Continue Reading →

Fan Sues Andruw Jones and Braves For Errant Toss

Dalton v. Jones, 260 Ga.App. 791, 581 S.E.2d 360 (Ga. App., 2003)What happened?Plaintiff, Jacqueline Dalton attended the Atlanta Braves game on June 6, 2000 at Turner Field against the Toronto Blue Jays.  She claimed to have been hit by a baseball that had been thrown into the stands at the end of the inning by... Continue Reading →

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